Airbus A380 News

Qantas to increase premium seating on Airbus A380s

Qantas to increase premium seating on Airbus A380s

8 September 2017 Airline News

Qantas has reached an agreement with Airbus to upgrade its 12 flagship A380 cabins to further improve passenger comfort on long-haul operations while maximising economics. In particular, the new interior takes advantage of the A380’s large floor area to most efficiently embody Qantas’ latest seat products for business class and premium economy.

Etihad takes delivery of final Airbus A380

Etihad takes delivery of final Airbus A380

25 May 2017 Airline News

Etihad Airways has taken delivery of its tenth and final Airbus A380. Employees from Etihad Airways and Airbus gathered at the European plane-maker’s Hamburg Finkenwerder plant in Germany, where the aircraft was officially handed over to the UAE national airline before commencing its delivery flight to Abu Dhabi.

Emirates goes all-A380 on Melbourne route

Emirates goes all-A380 on Melbourne route

3 May 2017 Airline News

Emirates will provide an all-A380 service from Melbourne when it upgrades its third daily flight from the Australian city, EK408 and EK409, from a Boeing 777-300ER to an A380 operation. The move will add 945 seats per week to the Australian city from March 2018, representing a ten per cent increase in capacity.

Etihad goes double daily on A380 Sydney route

Etihad goes double daily on A380 Sydney route

27 April 2017 Airline News

Etihad Airways has announced all 14 weekly flights on the popular Abu Dhabi-Sydney route will be operated with its flagship A380 aircraft, effective October 29th. The current daily A380 Sydney flights will be joined by a second daily superjumbo service, upgraded from a 328-seat Boeing 777-300ER.